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Creature from the Black Lagoon

Bally
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Model: Creature from the Black Lagoon
Manufacturer: Bally
Order-No: P0400190
Year of Build: 1991
Production Run: 7.850
Balls: 3
Features:
  • 2 Flippers
  • 2 Ramps
  • 3 Pop bumpers
  • 2 Vertical up-kicker
  • 2 kickout holes
  • 2-ball multiball
  • Threediemensional creature-hologram
Condition Grade > Special Deluxe Edition

Special Deluxe Eddition: professional technical restoration done, optical restoration done, Game in perfect collector's condition

Approx working time much over 100 hrs.

Stripped Playfield:  Stripping the complete playfield of parts,hand-clean them,Plastic & star post are new or hand-cleaned. Metal parts are hand-cleaned and machine polished. Playfield plastics and ramps hand-cleaned and polished Average Time: 6-14 hrs.

Game-Playfield: After it is completely stripped it will be hand-cleaned and hand polished Average Time: 2-4 hrs.

Checking all technical parts on playfield:
optos, boards, bulb boards, switches aso. will be checked for fully working and if needed get replaced with new ones Average Time: 3-5 hrs.

Reassembling playfield: replacing all light bulbs, install metal parts (guides, plastics, bumpers, wire forms, screws. Replacing worn out parts. Installing plastics, metal posts, new rubber rings, light bulbs, metal ramps, toys, motors ... Average Time: 7-14 hrs.

Cabinet: cleaning with a vacuum-cleaner and also by hand from the inside. Cabinet condition will getting best as possible. After cleaning the interior and exterior touch up small nicks, scuffs and scratches in the cabinet finish if needed. Average Time: 1-3 hrs.

Coin Door: It will be removed from cabin, disassembled and cleaned. It will not be cleaned perfectly from the inside. The Coin door receves a new painting and protection if needed. The Pinball will be set on "free-play", but get's also 1 Euro Coin Control. Coindoor will be new as possible from outside view. Average Time: 1 - 2 hrs.

Backbox: will be cleaned from inside, we install new batteries, checking all boards and connectors, replace commutators and condensers Average time: 1,5 - 4,0 hrs.

Painting: Several parts will be repainted. Area arround the legs, cabin head front, rough edges, repairing scrates best it will possible Average time: 1 - 6 hrs.

New Cabin Parts: Legs, Screws, Bolts, Screw threds (if needed) playfield glass

New Playfield Parts: Flippers Assemblies, Bumper Assemblies, Flippers, Dot Matrix Display, wearing parts, bulbs, rubber, most of the screws, steel balls, some playfield plastics and posts if needed, motors, boards aso. aveage time for installing the parts: 4-7 hrs.

New Extra Parts: High Quality Speakers System, New Cabin Decals (or cabin in close to new original condition) , new LED Headder (depinding on the game-model), LED Playfiled Lightning, Playfield in perfect condition with extra protection average time for installing the parts: 10-25 hrs. average time for new playfield process 10-20 hrs.

Electronic Parts:
-checking all electronic parts and circuit boards manually or with analyzer, make sure they are functioning properly, cleaning the boards if needed,
-All wiring and wiring harnesses will be checked for defective wires or connectors
-Removing mounted battery holders and depending on the model install them separately on the inside of cabin
-Installing New Eprom Game Software or choosing the best version
-replacing commutators and condensers depending on the game model

average time: 2 - 5 hrs.

Technical Check and Gameplay Check: Use all test programms for checking switches, optos, boards and processing things, bulbs and flashers tests, checking bumpers, flippers, displays, solenoids and all electrical and electronic components for long term working. If something fails the test the machine will be re-worked untill everything will work perfect. This full inspection is the most important thing after a new restoration and will be necessary many days before the shipping will be done. Average time: 2 - 5 hrs. over a few days

Test gameplays: We will make about 20-40 test games before a machine is ready for sale. Fine adjustment will be done and the playfield mirror get's removed several times before the process will be finished. Sometime it could take weeks before we are 100% glad with the machine. We expect a perfect working machine better than new! Average time: 5 - 10 hrs. over a few days

    Restoration Facts

  • 60 80 hrs. spend on technical (Electronic, Mechanic) restoration
  • 60 - 80 hours spend on optical restoration
  • Contacts and light barriers for functionality examined, adjusted, cleaned and if necessary replaced by new ones
  • all of the mechanical wear parts have beed replaced with new parts
  • NEW Flipper-Assemblies installed
  • Pop Bumper New, removed, cleaned and build up with new parts, justage for best play
  • Slingshots, and Outholes have been edited and justified
  • LOCKBAR-ATTACHMENT sand-radiated and polished, like new contion
  • SIDE-RAIL - see "Additional Facts"
  • METAL LEGS see "Additional Facts"
  • COIN DOOR - see "Additional Facts"
  • All patch cords and construction units examined on the boards, if necessary after-soldered
  • Acrylic Ramps and Metal Ramps hand-cleaned with polish crme
  • New EOS Contacts installed
  • Playfield Metal-Parts, Metal-Ramps polished
  • New Receiver Board for Ball Assembly installed (only after build date mid of 1993)
  • New rectifiers (including BR1 and BR2) installed, or game specific new diodes
  • Cables cleaned
  • Ball-Shooter checked and justified New Spare parts installed
  • New Side Trims installed
  • all boards perfectly cleaned with special chemical cleaners
  • ventilation grilles cleaned and new coated (or new ones installed)
  • LOCKBAR - see "Additional Facts"
  • LOCKBAR ATTTACHMENT in the cabin, cleaned and polished to perfect
  • all cabin screws new coated
  • Stand-Up Targets in mint condition or new Targets installed
  • all Stand-Up Targets with new foam rubber on the backside
  • Boards Cables cleaned in ultrasonic bath
  • DROP TARGET UMITS (not on all models) dismantled, cleaned, maybe with new stickers
  • Playfield under-side in very good conditon or sandpapered to mind condition
  • Boards Cables cleaned in ultrasonic bath
  • All boards (CPU, Sound, Power Supply, DMD Supply) checked for working perfect. Excessive labor done
  • Arch Apron new coated and with new stickers

    Extras

  • Contains NEW steel balls
  • New Playfield-Glass, safety protection certificated
  • New Legs, Feets, Bolts, Rubber shoes for noise reduction
  • Latest Game Software installed
  • Siderrails is very good condition or new ones installed
  • New COINDOOR-Front installed
  • most of the OPTOS are new
  • Playfield upperside mostly with new screws and nuts
  • New Original Williams / Bally Flippers installed
  • New ball shooter assembly installed if the model got a stanadrt ballshooter
  • New Cherry Switches installed
  • new LOCKBAR installed
  • New Side Trims installed
  • New Backbox Assemby
  • New original Bally/Williams Flipperbuttons installed
  • new DMD Card Board
  • New playfield trim installed
  • New batterie holder installed
  • new transport glider on backside
  • 4 Leg Protectors included
  • Coils with new sticker-paper
  • new coin door lock installed
  • Plastic POSTS new or close to mint condition
  • with a close to new translite

    Playfield

  • Playfield Condition: like new condition or 6-times playfield varnishing of Diamond Plate Playfield near mint condition and polished to perfect. Alternative: If the playfield was in a condition like new before, we won't do a new varnishing
  • All upper playfield plastic parts hand-cleaned All playfield plastics are complete
  • Contains completely new playfield rubbers
  • all LIGHT-INSERTS hand-cleaned to perfect under the Playfield
  • Upper playfield completely tear downed, mayor cleaned, Playfield polished and waxed
  • Glass-Plastic-Rim: in close as new condition or replayced with a new one
  • All under-playfield ramps disjointed, cleaned and new installed
  • Head complete with new bulbs
  • New Pop-Bumper Caps
  • New Ramp Flaps (infront of ramp) installed

    Cabin/Case

  • Cabin in near mint condition or new Cabin Decals
  • Frontside of Cabinhead painted with black color.
  • Cabin Cleaning: cleaned professionally from inside Cabin Inside re-build to new condition
  • Cabin Under-Side fully restored to new condition

    Additional Facts

  • contains a New Dot-Matrix-Display with 2 years warrantee
  • Arch Apron in very good condition
  • Cabin-Inside with METAL-MIRROR, looks brilliant
  • Playfield Inserts with Special Power LED`s. 3x brighter lightning, special effect
  • High End Speaker System, 3 Speakers, Equlizer, Subwoofer
  • Boards (CPU, Sound, Power Supply, DMD Supply) in technical new condition
  • contains a new LOCKBAR

    Options for Restoration

  • Head Inserts with LED`s. Brighter lightning, special 3D effect depending on the pinball-model + (160,00)
  • LED Scorecards (2 pcs.) Special Effect (+98,00)
  • New Chromed Metal Legs. including new Leg Levelers + 95,00
  • Coin Control for 0,50, 1,00, 2,00 ask for other currencies each 58,00
  • anti-reflective glass pane instead of a Standart Playfield Glass 195,00

    Warranty and Serviceparts

  • 12 Months warrantee on free spare party delivery (parts and shipment free)
  • 12 Months warrantee on technical Phone Hotline
  • Special Pictures Service. If you choose a pinball for ordering you will receive original photos of the machine in advance
  • additional warrantee for sterreich, Schweiz, und Luxemburg. Ask for it.
  • Contains Gaming instructions and operation manual (no schematics)
  • Contains a Service package with bulbs, rubbers, special foam-spray for playfield
11.500,00
Options:
Condition
A-Condition (2.500,00)> Description of Condition
B-Condition (4.300,00)> Description of Condition
C-Condition (4.900,00)> Description of Condition
D-Condition (5.800,00)> Description of Condition
E-Condition (8.900,00)> Description of Condition
Special Deluxe Edition (11.500,00)> Description of Condition